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Product Description: The Brass Instrument Owner’s Handbook is the second in a series of musical instrument owner’s handbooks. Following the structure of The String Instrument Owner’s Handbook (2015), this book provides professionals, musicians, teachers, students, and individuals interested in brass instruments with an abundance of knowledge...read more

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9781442268616, titled "The Brass Instrument Owner’s Handbook" | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, September 16, 2016, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: The Brass Instrument Owner’s Handbook is the second in a series of musical instrument owner’s handbooks.

Basic Elements of Music introduces readers to a wide range of knowledge essential for a well-rounded understanding of music. This primer surveys the history of music and the composers who made that history; the history of instrument families and how the instruments function; an introduction to the science of sound and sound production; the various types of ensembles; and the fundamentals of music theory, form in music, musical notation, and music vocabulary. Accessible, yet detailed and comprehensive, Michael Pagliaro’s handbook is an excellent guide for music lovers, instructors, and students in any music program. As an introduction to music for the layman, a refresher for music teachers planning lessons, or an enrichment source for professional musicians seeking broader music knowledge, this book is an invaluable addition to any library.

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9781442257788 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 25, 2016, cover price $85.00

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9781442257795 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 16, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Basic Elements of Music introduces readers to a wide range of knowledge essential for a well-rounded understanding of music.

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Product Description: In The String Instrument Owner’s Guide, Michael Pagliaro surveys the complete “ownership life cycle” of bowed string instruments. A touchstone work for uninitiated and advanced players, The String Instrument Owner’s Guide provides a roadmap for every step of the owning process, from selecting and buying (or renting ) to maintaining, repairing, modifying, upgrading and even re-selling your instrument...read more

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9780810888975 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, July 2, 2015, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: In The String Instrument Owner’s Guide, Michael Pagliaro surveys the complete “ownership life cycle” of bowed string instruments.

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Product Description: The Instrumental Music Director’s Guide to Comprehensive Program Development gives practical solutions to the many issues that confront music directors. The topics addressed include:A review of tests which can be used to develop an all-inclusive student profile identifying strengths and weaknesses as a prologue to preparing individualized curriculaA discussion of the “informed approach” predicated on understanding relationships among music, logical deduction, and the acoustic sciences thereby accelerating the learning process in music, increasing the knowledge base, and developing cognitive skills that can be applied to other studiesA measuring process used to accurately calculate the size of a beginning student in relation to the size of the selected instrument to ensure the two will be compatibleA procedure for introducing students to the many different instruments The protocol for developing a symbiotic dealer/teacher relationship that will ensure a smooth running program fully equipped throughout the yearPurchasing, renting, and caring for instruments and all administrative tasks which are the backbone of a successful school instrumental music program...read more

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9781475812879 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 20, 2014, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The Instrumental Music Director’s Guide to Comprehensive Program Development gives practical solutions to the many issues that confront music directors.

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9781475812886 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 16, 2014, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The Instrumental Music Director’s Guide to Comprehensive Program Development gives practical solutions to the many issues that confront music directors.

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Product Description: In The Musical Instrument Desk Reference, Michael Pagliaro, musical instrument authority extraordinaire, provides the one-stop shop for those in need of a quick, visually-rich reference guide to band and orchestral instruments. Descriptions and illustrations of everything from the physics of sound to detailed discussions of each orchestra and band instrument make this work the ideal desktop reference tool for the working musician...read more

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9780810882706 | Scarecrow Pr, August 16, 2012, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: In The Musical Instrument Desk Reference, Michael Pagliaro, musical instrument authority extraordinaire, provides the one-stop shop for those in need of a quick, visually-rich reference guide to band and orchestral instruments.

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Product Description: The Violin is a workbook which explains how the violin is designed and how the different parts of the instrument interact with each other to produce sound. The book can be used as a supplement to any standard method book or by itself as an introduction to learning how the violin works...read more

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9781884417009, titled "A Beginner's Guide to How Musical Instruments Work: Violin" | Student edition (Ardsley Musical Instrument Ser, November 1, 1993), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: The Violin is a workbook which explains how the violin is designed and how the different parts of the instrument interact with each other to produce sound.

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Product Description: A must read handbook for anyone interested in how musical instruments work. Through a series of reader-friendly presentations and graphics, the author simplifies the understanding of the design, construction and acoustical systems of the woodwind, brass and non-fretted string instrument families...read more

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9780945864493 | Ardsley Musical Instrument Ser, September 1, 1992, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A must read handbook for anyone interested in how musical instruments work.

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